This winter season, Pink Sands Club, Canouan, is taking luxury to new heights – over 30,000 feet to be exact – with an exclusive selection of stay-over packages, complete with luxury private jet service. The lavish US $120 million property opened its doors on October 10, ushering in a new era of Caribbean extravagance with floor-to-ceiling marbled suites and striking ocean views, in-room cutting-edge technology to customize every aspect of guests’ stay, world-class dining, ESPA spa experiences and the promise of 25-minute flights aboard the Club’s private jet from Barbados to Canouan, located in the heart of the Grenadines.
With two Cessna Citation private jets on call, Pink Sands Club, Canouan, can accommodate seasoned jetsetters seeking the ultimate warm-weather luxury getaway. Departing from Bridgetown, Barbados, each jet can hold up to six or seven passengers per flight, each available for booking in advance. Now through April 22, 2017, guests can book the Ultimate Caribbean Retreat by Private Jet, which includes: A one- or two-bedroom suite or one-bedroom penthouse for five nights, seven nights, 10 nights or 14 nights, in addition to round-trip flights on shared private jet service between Barbados and Canouan, airport transfers and access to Canouan Golf Club (including green fees and cart rentals) or a 60-minute spa treatment at the Pink Sands Club Spa. Available for travel any day of the week. Prices start at US $11,100 for a one-bedroom suite for five-night stay, based on double occupancy, not including taxes and service fees.
Nestled in the center of Canouan Estate’s 1,200 acres, the newly debuted Pink Sands Club, Canouan – with its 26-suites and six lagoon villas – overlooks the pristine white sands of Godahl Beach and electric blue waters protecting a large marine reserve below. Inside, the contemporary décor balances European-crafted design with unassuming hints of Caribbean charm, marked by signature pink accents and dark woods, Cosmati technique decorative stonework and illustrious sea life chandeliers. Amenities include full honor bars and innovative iPad technology to help customize every aspect of guests’ stay, from setting room temperatures and room services to opening the sliding door discreetly housing the television within the mirror. Each suite is also assigned a personal golf cart for guests to explore the lush grounds at leisure.
Beyond the bedrooms, guests can relax at the infinity-edge swimming pool with multi-tiered tanning decks or book a treatment at the Pink Sands Club Spa. Treatments include Caribbean-inspired or exclusive ESPA sessions in one of two overwater palapas or within one of the nine treatments bungalows, connected by an hillside incline. For golf-enthusiasts, the Canouan Golf Club’s Jim Fazio-designed 18-hole championship golf course offers stunning views and one of the world’s longest par 3 holes in the world at 305 yards. Across the estate, eight dining options whet guests’ appetite for contemporary cuisine; these include Juliet, an upscale grill serving responsibly sourced dishes; Romeo, at which pan-Asian cuisine is cooked over a Molteni stove, tandoori or brick oven; and the Lagoon Café serving Mediterranean inspired seafood and tapas dishes.
Sitting adjacent to the Pink Sands Club, Canouan Estate offers a next-level luxury experience with 14 private residences and villa options, ideal for larger parties and families. Ranging from two to six bedrooms, each villa is uniquely designed and for an added fee, can include butler service, private chefs and a personal masseuse. On-site, the Canouan Estate Kids Club, which offers a memorable stay for those under 18 years old, is complete with a full size pool, culinary center and gaming terrace.
Packages and prices are subject to change depending on time of booking. All bookings, with minimum four-night stay, include a complimentary one-way or round-trip transfer from Barbados, Saint Lucia or Grenada, on Grenadine Airways, depending on length of stay. The Canouan Jet Port, with its newly expanded runway, can land any private jet up to a Boeing 737 or Airbus 319. Canouan can also be accessed via a short air transfer from Barbados (about 35 minutes), St. Lucia or other nearby islands.
Seasonal Pink Sands Club, Canouan, rates per night range from US$1,400 (one bedroom suite) to US$20,000 (four-bedroom villa).